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Bare-rooted maiden trees on Gisela 5 (dwarf), Colt (semi-vigorous) or F.12.1 (vigorous) rootstock €23.50 ea.

 

Black Oliver                                
Eating cherry. Dark red to black fruit, soft and juicy. Very productive and resistant to canker. Cropping early to mid August.
Not self fertile (pollinators Stella, Sweetheart, Morello)

Celeste                               
Eating cherry. Large dark red fruit, sweet. Naturally dwarf habit. Cropping early to late July. Canada 1990.
Self fertile

Early Rivers                                
Eating cherry. Large, dark red fruit, excellent flavour. Resistant to splitting but susceptible to canker. Very early - cropping mid to late June. Sawbridgeworth 1869.
Not self fertile (pollinators Merton Glory, Lapins, Noir de Guben)

Kordia                               
Eating cherry. Reddish-violet fruit, slightly acidic but sweet. Very productive and resistant to canker. Cropping mid to late August. Czech republic.
Not self fertile (pollinators Stella, Sweetheart, Morello)

Lapins Cherokee                               
Eating cherry. Dark red fruit, slightly acidic. Very productive and good split resistance. Cropping late July to early August. Canada 1984.
Self fertile and very good early pollinator.

Merton Glory                               
Eating cherry. Large tellow fruit with red flush. Excellent flavour. Very resistant to canker but susceptible to splitting. Cropping mid to late July. Surrey 1931.
Not self fertile (pollinators Early Rivers, Lapins, Noir de Guben)

Morello                                                 
The most popular and reliable cooking cherry, and tolerant of a wide variety of conditions. Excellent for jams and cooking. Cropping late July to early August. Originally bred from Romanian stock. Self fertile

Noir de Guben                                
Eating cherry. Dark red or black fruit, juicy with good flavour. Prolific with naturally compact habit. Good resistance to splitting. Cropping late July to early August. Germany.
Not self fertile (pollinators Early Rivers, Lapins, Merton Glory)

Penny                              
Eating cherry. Very high quality almost black fruit, large and firm. Very high yielding. Good resistance to disease. Cropping late August to early September. Kent 1998.
Partially self fertile (pollinators Kordia, Stella, Sweetheart)

Petit Noir                              
Eating cherry. The name relates to the size of the tree not the fruit, which is large and black. Good flavour. Cropping August.
Self fertile

Regina                              
Eating cherry. Reddish-black sweet and aromatic fruit. Some split resistance. Spreading tree. Cropping mid to late July. Germany.
Not self fertile (pollinators Stella, Sweetheart, Morello)

Stella                                                
A large dark and juicy eating cherry with good flavour. Very reliable - one of the best self fertile eating cherries. Cropping mid to late July. Canada 1968. Self fertile, good late pollinator

Summer Sun                              
Exceptionally hardy eating cherry. Dark red fruit with exquisite taste and good texture. Crops even in unfavourable conditions. Cropping late July to early August. Norwich 1970. Partially self-fertile (pollinators Stella, Sweetheart).

Sweetheart                              
Eating cherry. Red, firm, well flavored fruit. Large juicy fruit with great flavour and texture. Begins fruiting at young age. Heavy cropper and good resistance to cracking. Produces fruit over long period. Late August to mid September. Canada 1990. Self fertile, good late pollinator

Van                              
Eating cherry. Large black fruit, good flavour. Compact tree. Grown in Norway. Cropping mid to late July. Canada 1944.
Not self fertile (pollinators Stella, Sweetheart, Morello)

Vega                              
Eating cherry. Large white fruit. Less likely to be eaten by birds. Begins fruiting at young age. Cropping early to mid August. Canada. Not self fertile (pollinators Stella, Sweetheart)

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